CU Physics Ranked 13th Internationally, According to ARWU 2019

Aug. 27, 2019

View the Physics Rankings A new Academic Ranking of World Universities report issued from Shanghai Ranking has listed the Physics program at the University of Colorado, Boulder as the 13th best university globally for physics. The ranking was issued in August 2019. According to the list, CU Boulder's Physics program...

20th Annual Boulder Summer School for Condensed Matter and Materials Physics Explores, "Theoretical Biophysics" July 8 - 26, 2019

July 2, 2019

View the Boulder Summer School Site The Boulder Summer School for Condensed Matter and Materials Physics is proudly celebrating its 20th year during the July 2019 session. Founded in 2000, the month-long intensive has earned a renowned reputation for providing, "education for advanced graduate students and postdoctoral fellows working in...

Professor Ana Maria Rey First Hispanic Woman to Win Prestigious Blavatnik Early Career Award

June 27, 2019

String theory of big bang represented by lines. Image derived from Mathematica

Physics Professor Paul Romatschke Finds Loose Thread to String Theory Puzzle

June 24, 2019

Electrons tunnel between quantum-chaotic islands to form an ultra-quantum metal

Professors Victor Gurarie and Michael Hermele To Study Ultra-Quantum Matter in a New Simons Collaboration

May 28, 2019

Caption: Depiction of synthetic quantum matter giving rise to topological phenomena Credit: Harald Ritsch, IQOQI, University of Innsbruck Professors Michael Hermele (Left) and Victor Gurarie (Right). Physics Professors Victor Gurarie and Michael Hermele have joined the newly established Simons Collaboration on Ultra-Quantum Matter . The collaboration, led by Ashvin Vishwanath...

Murray Holland Wins 2019 Marinus Smith Award

May 2, 2019

Frances Arnold Portrait

Fifty-Third Gamow Lecture March 31, 2020 to Feature Nobel Laureate Frances Arnold

April 3, 2019

The George Gamow Memorial Committee is proud to announce that the Fifty-Third George Gamow Memorial Lecture will be delivered by Nobel Laureate Fances Arnold. The lecture will take place on Tuesday, March 31, 2020 in Macky Auditorium. Based at the California Institute of Technology, Dr. Arnold earned the 2018 Nobel...

Optical tweezers achieve new feats of capturing atoms

April 3, 2019

APS: Freezing a 2D Ion Crystal

March 27, 2019

Daily Camera - CU Boulder researchers recreate droplets of early universe matter

Dec. 17, 2018